Waivers, Transfers, and Substitutions


To request a waiver, substitution, or transfer of a course, please fill out the form below and submit. 

Please note....

  • If you are submitting this form to gain approval for a non-GRE course, please also attach a copy of the syllabus and course description to the email sent to Asst. Dean Holt.
  • If the request involves a course that you have taken, but have not previously submitted to the GRE, please also have an official transcript sent to us at the time of this request.
  • Please allow approximately 8 weeks for a decision as the process must move through committees that meet monthly.
  • This form must be submitted at least one semester before graduation (for example, by October 1st, 2013 for a May 2014 graduate, etc.).
  • Requests will not normally be reviewed until at least 6 credits have been successfully completed in your current program at the GRE.

If you have any questions about this process, the form, or courses that you are thinking about having waived, transferred, or substituted, please contact Asst. Dean Patrick Holt at Holt@fordham.edu or call 718-817-4800.

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